Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
200 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

Depression after failing exam, disturbed sleep pattern. What to do?

Sir, My daughter is 17 years old,but her behavior is not like adult.After she was failed in S.S.C.Exam.,she have got depressed. She can not sleep earlier at night up to 2.00 am-3.00 am that s why she could not get up till 11.00 am -12.00 am.Also she requires minimum 10-11 hrs. of sleep & till she can not get energized for whole day.She was very active & smart when she was about 10 years of age. Please suggest me what to do.I am originated from AMALNER DIST. JALGAON (MAHARASHTRA).Also please mail your detail of contacts, so that I can consult you personally. Thank you, very much Awaiting for earliest response frpm you.
Mon, 12 Nov 2012
Report Abuse
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions ,  
Drug/Medication ,  
Psychiatrist 's  Response
hello

welcome to health care magic

Following possibilities are there-
1) Major depression
2)Adjustment disorder with depressive symptoms
3)Reactive depression
Consult a psychiatrist in your area for detailed evaluation and treatment.
Treatment options are-
1) Antidepressants like SSRIs, SNRIs or TCAs
2) Psychotherapy (CBT)
3) Relaxation techniques (meditation, yoga etc)
Hope it helps
Good Luck
Thanks
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Share on
 

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

Hi sir, I m 19yr old male. i have been seeing a psychologist (a consultant psychologist, i happen to visit him once in every few months) because of...

Recent questions on  Mood disorder

doctor1 MD

hi sir my father is a diabetes and chronic depression patient for last 8 yrs. he is on regular medicines. from last 2 months his hands are shaking...

doctor1 MD

I m not on birth control, but had weekend slip up. My friend gave me 4 microgestin white pills to take as an EC. I immediately had a period for...

doctor1 MD

Hi i suffer from migranes and i have been recommended sibellium. I have gained a stone in the last 6 months as i comfort ate following a...

doctor1 MD

symtoms of parkins s diseade my husband is 65 yrs. of age and was tecently diagnosed with parkinson s first they thought he had testless leg...

doctor1 MD

My Husband has nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramping and diarrhea started last night. He is diabetic and is also on clozapine for a mood disorder ....

doctor1 MD

hi can u pls call me at 408 409 0256 i am taking marijuana 0.5 g and respiridone 1mg i have also taken etizolam and aripiprazole in the past month...

doctor1 MD

i have smoked marijuana and i have taken 1mg Risperidone . what will be the side effects ? if i do this for one week what will happen to my mental...